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    December 29, 2012
    7:00 - 9:59am PST  

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>> good morning, we began this morning on saturday december 29th by taking a live look outside and from our roof cam are here on van ness ave. we are
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>> time is winding down and still no deal to keep the country from falling off the fiscal cliff. with the deadline just three days away the president and congressional leaders met at the white house for more talks. stacey cohan has the latest period >> centers called for them not to meet on saturday. house speaker john boehner
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said that he would not bring anything to the table on to the talks are resumed. >> ordinary people do their jobs and they need their lives. they sit down and they discuss things and things happen. if they have disagreements in this sort through them. the notion that our leadership cannot do the same thing is mind- boggling to me. it needs to stop. >> the time now is seven 07 a.m.. we will be right back. ♪
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>> take a look at wall street this morning. stocks ended the week yesterday on another down notes. invesinvestors-a given
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word about the fiscal cliff. the dow lost 158 points, it is currently a five day losing streak in its longest since july. the nasdaq reported 25 points. >> banks rack up a record to $10.7 billion in fines in 2012. that includes what the banks paid to u.s. and state of 40's-but it does not include the billions more paid to european regulators. most of the fines were related to improper mortgage practices. >> making interstate phone calls could soon get cheaper. for prison inmates. prison call systems are different than normal pay phones. a typical 50 minute conversation current cost an average of $16. that is largely due to fees that
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call providers are allowed to charge prisoners in some states. here in new york, where fees are banned, rates can go as low as 5¢ a minute. but in places like colorado, inmates did charge almost 90¢ a minute. the sec is planning to open the public comment about reducing rates nationwide. >> the u.s. population is said to hit 350 million by the new year's day. it has an increase of less than 1 percent since april 2010, which was the last time the population snapshot was taken. the growth rate is lower than projected. laura bird and immigration rates are believed to be the reason. the u.s. population is expected to be nearly 400 million by 2015. that's nearly 40 million fewer people than initially projected. we will be right
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>> let's take a quick look outside. here is a shot from san francisco from van ness ave. let's check in with janu for your first
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forecast. >> the system that was bringing us more stirred yesterday has been pushed out of the area. we are still dealing with lingering sprinkler and through the south bay as well as parts of the peninsula. taking a look outside at the toll plaza you concede that it is pretty much cloudy with no rain. it is dry out pretty nicely. the temperatures are sitting right now in the 40's. >> tracking the temperatures for your future cast 4 by 7:00 a.m. it is mostly 40's. by 10:00 a.m. we may see 50s indicated by light blue color of your screen. the afternoon will be 50s widespread. for those of you heading out this evening the temperatures will drop back down to the 40's. it will be
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a chilly evening. the overnight low and tomorrow morning it will be a lot of 30's. >> 29 degrees will be for santa rosa and 38 degrees for richmond. 29 degrees for livermore. there are a lot of below freezing temperatures for tomorrow morning. it will be 54 drop the south bay this afternoon. the inland valley's maybe a little bit cooler. 53 for the east bay shore and a mixed bag of 63 and 64 degrees for the north bay. it will be a dry and we can and we may see showers for monday night into tuesday. >> and other bay area and knows this morning. there are new charges in a brutal home invasion crime in san
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francisco on december 9th. a man was killed-and a woman beaten. prosecutors say six people-including katharcatherin uong-also known as " killer "-forced themselves into the victim's home shooting the man and leaving the woman for dead. the defendants are said to appear in court in january. >> chevron has received the ok to move forward with plans to repair the crude unit that burst into flames at its richmond refinery in august. is in a huge fireball into the air and sent thousands of people to local hospitals. as kron 4 news and dan kerman reports, chevron will be able to use a type of pipe created a lot
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of controversy. >> in this letter to the richmond city council the city manager's stated that two outside consultants have concluded that use an crone will represent and a safer design. this was the determination that led to the permits being issued. the chemical safety board stated that will not endorse this decision. city council stated that this time chevron cover all the bases. he stated that all timidly no pipe will last forever. he stated that they have to inspect them on a regular basis. as for chevron, they stated their pleas that they were issued the permits so that they can proceed without repairs. >> chevron hopes to have
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these repairs completed by next year. they stated that this unit may be available by early april. >> a woman who was gang raped on a city bus in india, has died. for the vicious crime has been drawn worldwide attention. protest's have swept through ndf cents per attack two weeks ago. at the indian consulate in san francisco, there was a visual. kron 4 said jeff bush has that. these are the reactions from diplomatic officials. >> this incident is one of many that has been going on and we are here so that we can't let people know that violence against women is not ok. >> i thought i should be here because i feel so sad
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that this has happened. it is very shameful. >> india has tolerated the rape of women for so long that the police actually, they do not listen. >> the group presented a petition to the council with because they stated that more needs to be done to stop violence against women in india. >> he stated that a special commission has been established to investigate this horrible crime. >> efforts are being made to bring the guilty to justice. it >> despite the word from the consulate in san francisco for those who attend a visual stated that nothing will change in india. >> the time now is 7:21
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a.m.. coming up on kron 4 news weekend. chicago has reached over 500 homicides this year. we will explain the rise in violence plus more national headlines when we return.
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>> in national mills. it has been a bloody year in chicago. authorities said the city has seen 500 murders happened in 2012. if chicago hit a milestone last my what a 40 year-old man was shot in the head while he was standing outside of a convenience store in the west side neighborhood. so far, no suspects have been arrested in the case. authorities said that the city's homicide rate is up by 17% this year. >> new york city police are looking for the woman they said showed that men in front of an oncoming subway train and killed him. if police in new york released a sketch of the woman. she was also seen on security video running from the station. witnesses said she
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has been pacing and the platform and talking to herself. the man who was killed has been identified as 46 year-old graphic designer, sunando sen of queens. >> a 24 year-old woman is now being charged in the christmas eve ambush of two volunteer firefighters and upstate new york. gone new- wehn is accused of making a false statement and falsified a business record. if prosecutors said that the charges are tied to the purchase of the semi automatic rifle and shotgun william spengler hat, when he opened fire on the firefighters and killed two of them and injured two others. spengler then
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killed himself. >> mandel's for families trying to adopt children in russia. president vladimir putin has signed a new law banning adoptions by americans. russia is retaliate against the u.s. law that imposes sanctions on russians who are found to be human rights violators. about 50 u.s. families were in the process of adopting children. the head of a bay area agency says it is not deal with any local clients at the moment. >> same-sex marriage in the state of maine became legal to that. the city of portland began issuing first licenses to eager couples or just after midnight. other cities are holding special hours drop the day today. this november, maine, washington and maryland became the first is to approve a marriage by popular vote. same-sex
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marriages are already taking place in washington state. maryland will begin issuing marriage licenses on tuesday. >> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back. here is a live look outside on our van ness will scan. >> we're taking a look is storm tracker 4. we are still in dealing with sprinkles outside. it really is not too much. the rain is
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tapering off and this is a view from our mountain cam. the skies are born to clear in the evening hours. we are seeing cooler air pushing through. it will be a very chilly night tonight. we're still dealing with scattered sprinkles and they should clear within the next few hours. in afternoon will see the skies clear and will have a brick of sun. as for your temperature everyone is out of the 30's. about 47 degrees and napa and 42 currently in concord. it will be low fifties for the coast at about 53 degrees for san francisco on the next forecast i will take a look at what is expected for the rest of the weekend. >> in other bay area and
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knows. a driver is recovering from a major injuries following a solo car crash in calloused though the last night. the chp said that the car crashed into a tree near silverado trail and pick it road just after 11:00 p.m.. emergency crews responding to the scene to help extricate the driver, who was trapped inside the vehicle. if the driver was taken to a hospital to be treated for major injuries. the cause of the crash has not been released. >> firefighters have extinguished a one alarm fire that damaged a house in san jose late friday night. fire crews responding to a report of a fire at home and the 2100 block of carbide weighed just after 9:30 p.m.. firefighters were able to get the fire under control about an hour later. no injuries were reported in the cause the fire is still
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under investigation. >> san francisco firefighters have extinguished at 2 alarm fire that broke out of a home in the cities and no valley neighborhood friday night. if crews responding to the fire in the 4200 block of 26 street just after 6:30 p.m.. the fire was brought to the control about a half hour later and remains under investigation. >> police are looking for witnesses to a shooting in a parking lot at the pittsburg bart station that left 18 year-old in critical condition. police said the victim was in the driver's seat of a white toyota camry when he was shot just before 7:00 p.m.. the suspect's vehicle is described as a black nissan maxima with tinted windows, eight ribs or and left rear tail light is out. investigators believe that there were a least two suspects that were inside the vehicle. anyone with
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information should contact police. >> 2012 was a huge year for tech. among other things, there was a big lawsuit involving apple and samsung. facebook with the public, and private space exploration took flight. kron 4 urs tech report gabe slate gives us a look back. >> facebook stock opened up but it dropped quickly. they fell below $18 and since then and has been steadily rebounding. apple and samsung entered a patent war in 2012 that will take a few years for it to unfold. we will find out how it will affect consumers. both of the companies are suing each other concerning the smart
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phones and tablets. so far apple is one winning. they will get $1.5 billion in damages. this verdict is going to be appealed and it will be a while before it is all settled. there could be bent on the products and it may givmake prices did hire four new products. >> we're not just a few years away from anyone been able to visit space. the flights are about to be to wonder brand or more. >> we are bringing phone into the wendells family. this is for windows phone 8. >> microsoft made their big push in 2012 for their new windows eight smart phones and tablet. we did see the
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explosion of the tablets. to >> apple with a small and they bring out the ipad mini. >> it is very still hard to get ahold of the ipad. it is very light and thin and so portable. apple also issued the iphone 5. they have had a big success with it. this is one of the best features. he is very light. with the faster 4 g activity the world most popular phone got better. the samsung of dallas the past three topped apple in the third quarter for the most sales of the smart phone. hideously concurred impact with new features. >> you can log onto kron 4.com.
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>> new this morning, at least four people have died after a plane caught fire when landing at a moscow airport. officials with " red wheat airlines' " say the plane was not carrying passengers but it did have 12 crewmembers on board. the cause of an accident is still unknown, but light snow was falling in moscow at the time. the twin engine meet among range jets has a capacity of to attend passengers. >> we will be right back.
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>> in this weekend's entertainment report we highlight new year's periods the san francisco
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symphony will have a ball. >> the martini brothers will help you gas into the new year. if you will be giving a mask to complement your attire. its starts at 8:00 p.m. in the main lot. that will have a desert and music to ring in the new year. this new year's ball is that the war memorial opera house on and van ness ave. >> the tickets start at $115. they do have special dinner packages. >> you can bring in the new year and a tropical paradise. this is complete with a buffet. the cost is 169 for adults. for just the party the cover charge is about $50 per person. this includes dancing and party
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favors. you lost a bid to do a toast at midnight. >> the east bay you could also bring again the new year also known as the east bay new year's eve party. this is at the oakland convention center. they will have a live band with multiple dance floors. the general admission tickets start at $65. where you can pay $85 at the door. >> when you call make sure that ywe will be right back.
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>> nasa's and new is mars rover is gearing up for a road trip in the new year. but first, curiosities first priority will be to test out its drill. part size of road work landed in march over the summer. since then, it has been taking it slow. if curiosity is expected to start a drive to a mountain in mid february after drilling is complete. scientists predict it will take nine months to get there with stops along the way. the rover is on a two- year mission to determine whether the landing site could have been favorable for life. >> the space shuttle " atlantis " is under wraps in florida. nasa put 16,000
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square feet of shrink wrap around the spacecraft while " the crew built a museum or around. the shuttle is going to be the centerpiece exhibit at the kennedy space center visitors' complex. nasa wants to make sure that the orbiter is not damaged by any dirt or debris during construction. atlantis mission in 2011 marked the end of the united states shuttle program. it completed started remissions over is a service. the museum is expected to open in july. >> the grain on your screen indicates how we are doing with some of the wets weather is a look at the golden gate bridge you concede that it is pretty dry outside. we are expecting the skies to clear for that afternoon and evening. the temperatures are pretty cool in the 40's. it is 43 degrees in san
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mateo and meant for is for redwood city. as we set the clock for 10:00 a.m. we can expect to see 50s outside. it it will pretty much be 53 for the afternoon high. by 8:00 p.m. the temperatures will drop back down to the 40's. it will also get pretty cool overnight. >> taking a look at the lows. it is upper for is for santa rosa and 31 degrees for fairfield. there are a lot of below freezing temperatures. it is 35 degrees for hayward. for the afternoon it will be pretty much 50s for everyone. it will be low fifties for pleasanton and 53 degrees for alameda. it will be 62 degrees for the coast and 53
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degrees for san francisco. as we take a look at the 7 day around the bay we will finish up the weekend with the dry conditions. >> we do have a slight chance for showers for monday night into tuesday. we do have showers pushing in for wednesday. >> some exciting finishes in the nba. plus the warriors to just keep on rolling. jason applebaum has opposed stories. >> in the second quarter it was a pretty to hand to stephan curry. they combined for 27 points and 12 assists. that is young had a mess but he throws it down. it was 1910 for young. th 76
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the 76ers' did make a game for but davit lee had 25 points and a one. they improved to 20 and 10. >> the loss angeles clippers has the best. " what a thought that blake, griffin and company would come from 19 points and down and wind. he had 22 points. it was 23 seconds and the clippers were up one. chris paul did it. he had 29 points. the clippers won. >> meanwhile, the kings hosted the knicks. sacramento blew a 20 point lead and then that this shot at the buzzer by james johnson they beat the knicks. carmelo enclave did not play.
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>> 49ers and defensive tackle will need surgery. the only time is when? >> hethe 49ers are hoping that he can play door of the gang but if he cannot play will be a major blow to their defense. he is the most irreplaceable person on the team. harbaugh stated that if he does come back for the playoffs he made risk further damage. he was fined $10,000 for mullen after the whistle blows. >> which quarterback will coach? >> i have decided to go with
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to row prior. he will start the game and he will play in the game and we will see how it goes. the >> most raiders fans were hoping that this would be the decision. if this was the obvious choice. he is a career a journeyman. he had a stellar career. no plane time for prior so far in his career. >> i will be nervous in the first game and i even talk to carson about it. he stated that he is nervous every game. i am nervous but i am ready. >> tickets are still available. minnesota head coach just livid at the bowl in houston. he knew that this next play was coming.
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texan tech was down. no time was left when ryan won it. the final was 34 to 31. >> the time is now 7:51 a.m.. here is a look at the golden gate bridge. and a reminder, the bay area's favorite way to rank in the new year is always with kron4. if the biggest part is as spectacular fireworks will be on kron 4 urs new year's live show. it will be hosted by catherine he nan and gary radnich. if kron 4 is new year's life starts at 1130 on new year's eve. >> will be right back red
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>> in southern california, preparations for the 124th enrols if parade will to stay are in full bloom. volunteers are getting the impressive flows parade-
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ready before show time on new year's day. this year's dr. seuss-inspired theme is " oh, the place you';; go! ". the floats all feature fresh and dried flowers. some get creative, using ingredients like rice and seaweed. besides the colorful floats, about two dozen marching bands from all over the country will participate in the parade. >> dachshuns race for charity. a lucky hound is rescued from an icy lake, and the world's tallest female dog. all the latest
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videos seem to have gone to the dogs! check them out, in take a look at this. >> neither barnes nor his new best friend were hurt. if those two dogs were not a nose. take a look at this dock from arizona. of world records stated that she is the tallest in the world. she's there is a little over 3 ft.. >> she has to be measured three different distinct times in three different positions. there has also be three witnesses. the owners' stated that he wanted to call the guinness book of world records. take a look at this i am barbara hall. >> the time is now 7:57 a.m.. we will be right back.
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>> welcome back good morning thank you for watching kron 4 news weekend. a few stores we are watching this morning. things are heating up in washington with just three days until we go off the " so-called " fiscal cliff.
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and two are dead this morning after falling off of their boats in the ocean. >> we are taking a live look outside and walnut creek. we do have cloudy conditions outside. we are expecting these to taper off pretty soon. it will be 50s across the board for the afternoon. we are taking a look as storm tracker 4 the green indicates where we are now seeing showers for the south bay. when we mold to 9:00 a.m. we would not see any more green on the screen. we are expecting dry conditions by about mid morning. >> when we arrived to the evening it will further clear. it will be a pretty chilly night as the current temperatures are sitting at about 42 degrees for santa rosa. it is about 40 degrees
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for daly cit mid 40's for day, 54 degrees is expected for san jose. we will talk about your full forecast coming up when we return. >> people are around the bay area are gearing up for the craft fight, or both. arizona state and the navy will be facing off later this afternoon. kron 4 urs mike pelton is live. >> facility crows are just showing up for the fans are not yet making their way to at&t park. this will change within the next hour. off thousands of them will come here for the craft fight hunger both periods this year will be different. the
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game kicks off the 1:00 p.m. and it will be arizona state against navy. both teams come in with winning records. if they both had victories against their rivals. if you do plan to come to the game the parking is $3. you can check the game on espn to if he planned to stay at home. >> there is a lot of traffic expected so you might want to avoid the area if possible. this is the 11th time this san francisco has hosted this bowl. >> two people are dead one of them a child after police say that they were swept off some rocks near the marin headlands. the video is from skyes 7 h-d. three adults have been fishing under the golden gate bridge yesterday. one of them managed to swim to shore to get help. the coast guard
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and the fire department found the child and the second adult under the bridge. they could not rea resuscitate them. the other adult has been treated and released. a >> a man and a girl were entered into separate shootings last night in oakland. officers responding to reports of shots fired near the intersection of franklin and 19th street off just after 10:00 p.m.. the victim, a juvenile female was taken to the hospital and treated for a gunshot wound. at last check was not listed in stable condition. two hours later, a male victim was shot in the 700 block of 13th ave. authorities say that he had been shot multiple times. police say two suspects, one who was armed were seen as letting the scene. >> in other bay area news
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this morning. there are new charges in a beautiful home in beijing that happened in san francisco on december 9th. a man was killed and a woman was beaten. prosecutors said that six people including katharincathern uong also known as " killer " forced themselves into the victim's home shooting the mentally and one for dead. the defendants are said to appear in court in january. >> time is winding down and still there is no deal to keep the country from falling off the fiscal cliff. with the deadline just three days away the president and congressional leaders met at the white house for more talks. >> i will urge senator reid to bring to the floor a basic package. this will protect the middle class from a high tax hike.
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>> senate leaders are trying to work for a solution. >> we will work to see if we can do this within the next 24 hours. i am very hopeful and optimistic. >> i will do all i can, but everyone, whatever we come up with some people will not like it, and some people will like it less. >> senate majority leader's stated if they did not want to meet on saturday. house speaker john boehner stated that he would not bring anything to the house until it has been passed by the senate. >> nearly every american will see their taxes go up and all of the unemployment benefits will expire. >> people sit down and discuss things and they try to come up with a solution. if they are disappearinthere ars
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then they sit down and work on those disagreements. we need to sit down and work on this. >> the time now is 8:06 a.m.. we will be right back.
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>> the red cross says said it responded to 113 large- scale disasters in 42 states this year. if that included super storm sandy with it says was the biggest response and five years. if the red cross reports does not include the response to the sandy hook school shooting in connecticut. but the report enclosed a response to the theater shooting in or rock, colorado and the sikh temple
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shooting and wisconsin. the red cross says that throughout 2012, it opened more than 900 shelters and have more than 100,000 people forced from their homes. >> analysts say that 2012 holiday season was the worst for retailers is 2008 financial crisis, which sells a growth far below expectations. what chains like wal-mart and gap eat are thought to have done well, analysts expect much less for retailers such as barnes and noble and j.c. penney. experts say that the holiday slump is due to parts of the super storm sandy and rising concern about the fiscal cliff. they say sales rose 0.7% this holiday season compared to a 2% increase leisure. >> netflix's c. ito reed
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hastings pay with the double to $4 million next year, after he took a pay cut due to the management missteps and this year. hastings pay will include $2 million in stock options. controversy will decisions, including a steep price hikes on subscriptions, said the stock spiraling down and 2011. hastings pay was cut shortly thereafter. >> making interstate phone calls could soon get cheaper. this is for prison inmates. prison calling systems are different and normal pay phones. a typical 50 minute conversation, and because an average of $16. and new york, where fees are banned, rates can go as low as 5¢ a minute. but in places like colorado, and rates it charged more than 96 admitted. the fcc is planning to open up public comment and reduce rates
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nationwide. >> we will be right back.
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>> let's take a live look outside at our nation's capital. it this is that washington d.c.. the snow is falling there. now back in our local weather. >> snow levels are dropping
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down to about 2,500 ft.. we can still see some snow dusting. it will not be too much because the system is weak. we're still dealing with some scattered sprinkles outside. there are very light conditions outside. there is plenty of cloud cover outside. there is also a high surf advisories to about 10:00 p.m. carry ibe careful of your e headed in this direction. for tomorrow, it will be a chilly start. we are expecting pretty chilly losel for tonight. we will have on and off showers. here is a look this storm tracker 4. if we do see it scatters plan calls for portions of the south bay. >> it is about 42 degrees in santa rosa and about 44 degrees and richmond. future cast 4 shows a there is a
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wide spread of 40's outside. about 10:00 a.m. we will expect it to be in the '50s. this will be where the highs for today are headed. for those of you are headed out in the evening by about 8:00 p.m. the temperatures will drop back down to the 40's. the morning lows for to are will be in the low 20s and 30s. this is due to the pinkish color on your screen. >> about 31 degrees for fairfield and just above the freezing point. it will be 31 degrees for pleasanton. we are expecting a very chilly morning for tomorrow. as for your east bay will be slightly cooler in the low 50s. about 54 downtown san francisco for this after no derrierafternoon. it we may see
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scattered showers for monday night into tuesday. at the wet weather will push backing for wednesday night. >> chevron has received the ok to move forward with plans to repair the crude unit that burst into flames at its richmond refinery in august. it sent a huge fireball into the air, and sent thousands of people to local hospitals. as kron 4 said dan coming reports, chevron will be able to use a type of pipe that has been able to create a lot of controversy. the >> they will replace the ruptured pipe with one that is made from chromium steel. the safety board had questioned why chevron was not using stainless steel
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before. they stated that this was that industry standard and it would have not been able to call road. in this letter to the richmond city council the city manager stated that two outside consultants have stated that using the crown will represent a safer design. it was this a determination that led to them to be issued permits. >> the chemical safety board said they will not reject the decision. it the city councilman stated that this time chevron will cover all their bases. he stated that ultimately no pipe will last forever. he stated that they have to be checked on a regular basis. as for chevron, they stated that they are pleased that the city has issued the permits so that they can proceed with the repairs. >> chevron, hopes to have
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all these repairs done by the first quarter of next year. if this means that they could get it back up and running by the beginning of april of 2013. >> governor jerry brown is looking ahead at the second half of his term. in the past year he successfully persuaded voters to pass his tax initiative. he also pushed changes to the public pension system through the legislature. now he wants to focus on improving the state's water delivery system, and building the nation's first high-speed rail system. given his success in 2012, brown says that he is excited for the year to come. however, he says that he also was to make sure that state spending stays under control while new projects are moving for. >> with the new year, calif. will be getting a lot of new
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laws. kron 4 urs philippe de djegal highlights a few of them. >> the fine ford dealers who use metals will go up the big time. it will rise to up four times $250. if the new fine will be $1,000. the next line ithe next lot is due o birth control. it will allow them to prescribe medication. drivers of licenses. there are documented immigrants will be able to apply for a driver's license. these are for people who are in a federal program will came to the state as children. as long as they have not broken the law they can apply for a driver's license. >> the homeowners a bill of
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rights will go in affect and the start of the year. this will give homeowners more rice to battle for closure. this will be if the lenders are trying to act like them working with the bar but they're still trying to move for foreclosures. the senate bill will also stop private universities from letting people have the e- mail addresses for students. >> the time now is 8:22 a.m.. we will be right back. here is a live look at the toll plaza. the traffic is light.
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>> there are a lot of things to do on new year's day. if you have not decided yet on how to ring in the new year kron 4 urs alicia reid has a
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few ideas. the >> however we can answer their questions to find a party that will fit them best. we do get a lot of happy people. >> from nightclubs, hotel, to nightclubs. if you are budget conscious there are deals. >> there are discounts for packages. this is for big groups. the more people you have the cheaper the ticket. >> while people are all getting ready. vendors are getting thedoing the same. >> some even some are already sold out but the good news is that there are still a lot of them to choose from. >> police are cracking down
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on people drinking and getting behind the wheel this holiday weekend. if this is a live look a checkpoint in san rafael. this is one of several scheduled for the weekend. if you are planning on going out to celebrate new year's eve, you might want to consider public transit. kron4 charles clifford has more details. >> a lot of extended services are being offered. bart will extend their train service until 3:00 a.m. on new year's day. that was also run additional trains outside of san francisco. this is to accommodate the new year's eve crowd. caltran also have free rides after 11:00 p.m.. that was also one for extra trains out of san francisco to help people get home. the last train will leave it to 3:00
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p.m. or whenever it is full. the east bay they a.c. transit will have extended service on the broadway show. the shuttle will run from 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. on new year's eve. >> there will also have extended service on several routes. if you do plan to drive in san francisco you should keep in mind if there from 11:00 p.m. and 1:00 a.m. on the embarcadero there will be a delay due to the fireworks. >> coming up on kron 4 news we do have mostly cloudy skies. we will be checking we do have mostlyhey, look! a shooting star! make a wish! i wish we could lie here forever. i wish this test drive was over,
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>> there are lots of things to do on new year's eve. and if you haven't decided behind the wheel this people around the bay area are gearing up for the kraft fight hunger bowl. where arizona state and navy will be facing off later this afternoon.
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kron four's mike pelton is live from a-t- and-t park with more, good morning mike. >> good morning, parking is expected to be at a premium, at least $30, expect it to take some time. mike pelton, kron 4. >> president obama is urging congress to reach a deal to avoid the fiscal cliff. in today's radio and internet address, mr. obama says he believes leaders in congress may be able to reach an agreement that can pass both houses before taxes rise and spending cuts take effect at the end of the year. he urges "washington politics" to not get in the way of "america's progress." meanwhile, in the republican address, missouri senator roy blunt says the nation can avoid going over the fiscalbama and the democratic- controlled senate work with republicans to solve the problem. >> the senate has approved a 60-point-4 billion dollar emergency spending package for hurricane sandy recovery. the measure, which was backed by democrats, now heads to the house. meanwhile, republican leaders favor a smaller aid package to pay for immediate sandy recovery needs, saying they need more time to consider any additional aid. >> sandy battered the east coast in late october. it was the most costly natural disaster since hurricane katrina in 2005.
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>> a connecticut attorney is asking permission to sue the state for 100 million dollars on behalf of a student who survived the mass shooting in newtown. the attorney says the 6- year-old student, identified as "jill doe," was in her classroom at sandy hook elementary school on december 14th when suspected gunman adam lanza opened fire. lanza killed 20 first grade students and six adult staffers at the school before killing himself. the lawyer says the student has been traumatized by the killings, and accused the state of failing to protect students from "foreseeable harm." >> it's been two weeks since adam lanza open fired inside sandy hook elementary school. the shooting forever changed lives in newtown, connecticut. on friday, dozens of people came together for an interfaith vigil aimed at to the small community. jamie muro was there. on a bitterly cold morning - footprints in the snow lead to a community coming together - once again. i tell people in my church, already, that our lives will never be the same. that can be received as bad news, and we can cycle in despair,
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or we can say our lives will never be the same and how will we move forward in the midst of this. >> it's been two weeks since hell shattered newtown - two weeks of shock - grief - confusion as to how unspeakable tragedy could happen - here. yet through it all, newtown has shown the strength of solidarity - showing it once again at the fairfield hills hospital campus for an interfaith service. >> we are a smaller crowd but it's always important. it's not only important for the community, also important for the clergy to pray and ourselves strong. >> there will come a time - a time many believe will be soon - where attention here will fade. memorials will disappear, visitors resume normal lives - the press moves on to something else. what will not change, however - are the footprints - never alone, but always pairs - walking together - working together - to somehow - some way - find a way to move on. >> we're not going to be all in the same timeframe. we're not going to arrive
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at certain destinations of the healing process at the same time. 20 kids and six adults were killed at the elementary school. lanza also killed his mother before opening fire at the school and killing himself. >> the bay area's favorite way to bring in the new year will be on kron 4 sneers like. it is hosted by catherine heenan. it starts at 11:30. we will be right back.
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>> traveling abroad is being discouraged. always with kron 4. >> issued a warning to americans traveling to haiti. department officials say no one traveling to the country haitian police have limited ability to prevent violent @ scopic crimes. at least two americans were kidnappings this year. other u-s travelers been attacked and robbed recently after leaving the airport in port-aw-prince. in addition, bacterial infections like cholera are common in many parts of the country, and medical services are extremely limited. bad news for families trying to adopt children from russia.
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president vladimir putin has signed a law banning adoptions by americans. russia is retaliating against a u-s. law that imposes sanctions on russians who are found to be human rights violators. about 50 u.s. families were in the process of adopting children. the head of a bay area agency says it's not dealing with any local clients at the moment. but it's devastating news to others across the country. in france. the government has thrown out a plan to tax the country's ultra-rich at a 75 percent rate. the tax was one of the president's campaign promises. however, a consititutional council says the amount was excessive. some felt that the tax would not solve the country's fiscal problems. and would only push wealthy people out of the country. france's most famous actor, gerard dep-ard-doo, recently moved to belgium to avoid taxes. meanwhile, unemployment in france rose in november for the 19th straight month. coming up on kron 4 news weekend, ??is "mcdreamy" trading in his scalpel for a coffee apron? we'll be checking out all things hollywood with all today's entertainment news in just a few minutes.
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music) >> from billie holiday. open
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>> she is so good she is going be playing at the new year's eve at the razz room >> it is great to have you. and i love hearing your music you can do all types of great sounds. can you tell me who inspired you? >> i started loving the little rascals and i also loved darla. [laughter] . i thought that you were going to say the zero bond? >> i really liked it the i thought you were going to say- sarah vaugh..? >> you do not see them on tv the way you used to. >> i do not remember bugs bunny singing? >> yes, he used to sing
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during the cartoons . do you remember? a lot >> yes. >> fantastic and what to do have a planned? >> there is a wonderful show planned. we are going to have a good time a mixture of jazz, blues. definitely, more blues for new year's eve. and a bit of new orleans style. and to see but the audience. >> what is that style to have the audience participate? >> yes, and when i voice say " when the saints. go marching and. >> we could do that and that is perfect! >> that reminded me of billie holiday. >> thank you so much. >> ella fitzgerald, billie holiday. all of the jazz
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greats. >> i was lucky and off to see her in concert at the fairmont. >> i saw nina simone >> she made me realize. the music could heal the soul, and it was a powerful force. a bit uncomfortable but the things that you should think about >> i hear these people missing and they come out of
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american idol and they are screaming but they do not seem to be singing with the composer was are trying to get to. >> i am not a big fan of those shows i watched " live at the apollo ". ! >> here is how you can be a part. it is tonight at 9. tomorrow, and new year's eve, 7:30 pm and 10:30 pm the 10-30 show includes party favors, champagne toast at midnight, countdown to 2013, and post show buffet for more information go to the rrazz room.com. we will see you there. at the nikko hotel. >> thank-you. >> thank you. and here is something i would want to recommend. >> promised land from on the waterfront to norma ray, movies can be about illumination of problems and politics. in promised land we are taken
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into small town rural america. a salesman for a natural gas company is there to sell the people on the idea of fracking on their land.it's all explained in the movie, but suffice it to say that it is possibly dangerous. two of the stars, matt damon and john krasinski wrote the screenplay, gus van sant directed, with two excellent smaller roles by hal holbrook and francis mcdormand. the problem with the movie is that while it presents an important and relevant story, we don't get the passion and rich emotions. still, a good story and makes us all aware, no matter what side of the situation you are on. 3 hats. >> thank you, we will see you at the razz room. let's take a quick look outside this morning from our roof camera. janu is standing by with a look at our forecast, good morning. >> some patchy drizzle. and as we take a look at the satellite & radar we can see that moisture has pressed
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south-east. and even pressing southern california but the good news is that it is trying out here. the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza is still moderate with a camera lens showing some moisture. however, scattered drizzle. this is all pressing towards the east bay and the south bay. dry conditions for the next couple of hours. as for temperatures? still clinging to the ne-mid 40's at half moon bay. as we take a look at futurecast. the 40's that we're dealing with. as we go towards the afternoon. the highs cohaand we will see 40's with a really cool night. and the morning lows to the 30's and even the 20's.
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taking a look of the numbers 29 degrees in santa rosa. and 29 degrees in san rafael and plenty of below with antioch. through the livermore valley. the afternoon highs with 53, 54. and for the inland valleys. slightly cooler through pleasanton, livermore, fairfield. for the east bayshore. and 50s for downtown san francisco. 50s for ocean beach in petaluma. and for those going to the sierras? snow showers with mostly cloudy conditions. take a look with it is to below zero. a cold night. with your 7 day of around the dry. with monday, some showers monday and tuesday but the better chance of wet weather will be with
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>> it's a true rock-'n-roll wedding that went down in secret, and an r-and-b star is engaged. elizabeth corridan has your top entertainment stories in today's hollywood minute. >> take a look with patrick dempsey he could be going into the coffee business after all. all. grey's anantomy'wants to help a local coffee co. in seattle. to save hundreds of jobs and to give back to seattle and be a larger part of the economic growth and fabric of the community. could he be any more-dreamy? >> kate windslett is now
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officially off the market. she only held a small ceremony. and she'd say is that the spokesperson says the r&b singer is halnow engaged as the soon-to-be husband and wife. >> we'll be right back here on
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>> good morning, some stores that we're watching there are two people dead after falling off of their boat at
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the golden gate bridge. also at the hong burble. the navy will pass and face of -- at the navy bowl. >> yes, we are going to talk about that very controversial and popular movie les miserable and indi arie was a ghost singer for even a joan crawford and lived to tell about it. >> and let us take a live look outside from our roof cam. this beautiful shot and here is janu with your forecast. >> thank-you, reggie. you can see if cloudy conditions and also dealing with lingering sparkles but it is going to taper off. 50s
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tonight and we are expecting to clear so expect another cool night. taking a look. stormtracker 4 we can still see some scattered rain on the screen but not much expected with the exception of just cloud coverage. and further clearing expected as we go into the evening hours. pretty much clear skies of there. as for temperatures? they are going to warm up. with 43 napa, of vallejo and 46 degrees in downtown san francisco. those towns are also going to be into the 50s. 52 in fairfield. 50s through downtown san francisco. and when we could see the next round of wet weather in my next forecast.
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>> thank-you, janu. >> arizona state and getting to get ready at at&t park. where later today, a-s-u and navy will face off at a- t- oakland. >> this is arizona state against navy. they come in with both victories against the archrival. the fans that are out here are ready to go. take a lesson. >> this is a tradition. health >> it is fun to go to greeccollege sporting events. so
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it should be a good time. >> it is exciting, that we could when. >> coming up in about 30 minutes some arizona state fans that just made their way. this is the 11th time that they have hosted the game. this time, there are people that are not from the area but even if you are not interested in the game. it could still impact your day. that means that a lot of traffic in this area of void if it if you. mike pelton, kron 4 news. >> that is going be exciting. there are two people that are dead. this is video from sky 7 high- definition abc. one of them managed to swim to shore. the coast guard found that child and the second of gold was under the bridge and there were not able to be resuscitated. the third
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adult was treated and released. >> there was an injury in two separate shootings last night. they responded to shots fired at the intersection of officers responded to reports of a shooting near the intersection of franklin and 19th street just after 10 p-m. the victim, a juvenile female was taken to the hospital and treated for a gunshot wound. at last check was listen in stable condition. two hours later, a male victim was shot in the 1700 block of 13th avenue. authorities say he had been who was armed were seen fleeing the area in a vehicle. so far no arrests have been the month fifth >> just a day after oakland's top officials unveiled a new plan to fight crime. three people were killed overnight. two young men were gunned down about one yesterday morning on mead avenue.
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he and have stabbed to death on walnutthis brings the total number of homicides for the city to 130. gagged and bound arrest in other bay area news this morning. there are new charges in a brutal home invasion that happened in san francisco december 9th. a man was killed - and a woman beaten. prosecutors say 6 people - including catherine uong - also known as "killer" - forced themselves into the victims home. shooting the man and leaving the woman appear in court in january. >> time is winding down. and still no deal to keep the fiscal cliff.. with the deadline just three-days away. the president and congressional leaders met at the white house for more talks. stacey cohan has the latest. >> if an agreement is not reached in time. and senator mitch mcconnell i will urge senator reid to to bring a floor to a package for a vote one that will protect the middle class. >> following this high-
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stakes meeting they appear poised to work towards a solution. >> we are going to work hard to see if we can get there in the next 24 hours. i am hopeful and optimistic. >> i am hopeful that pitch mcconnell can do the same but everybody, what ever we come up with. some people are not going to like it. some people will like it even less but that is where we are. >> they wanted to negotiate with house speaker jon peters said that he is not going to bring anything to a vote until it has passed the senate. nearly every american will see a tax increase. and unemployment benefits will expire for millions. >> ordinary people do their jobs and meet deadlines. they sit down and they discuss things and things happen. if there are
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disagreements there will sort through the disagreements. the notion that our elected leadership cannot do the same thing is mind-boggling. it needs to stop! >> we'll be right back here on the kron four morning news. [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up. [ female announcer ] but we have some good news. it's our bundle price promise. [ male announcer ] a price you can definitely count on, for two whole years. from at&t. [ female announcer ] a great price for a great triple-play bundle. [ male announcer ] call now. bundles with u-verse tv, internet and home phone start at $89 a month. now get the same great price for two years. [ female announcer ] switch today and get a total home dvr included, free for life. [ male announcer ] you get reliable, high speed internet on our advanced digital network. choose from speeds up to 24 megs. [ female announcer ] and with u-verse tv
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>> banks racked up a record 10-point-seven-billion dollars in fines in 20-12. that includes what the banks paid to u-s and state authorities-- but it doesn't include the billions more paid to european regulators. most of the fines were related to improper mortgage
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the red cross says itge- scale disasters in 42 states this year. sandy which it says was the biggest response in five years. the red cross report does not include the response to the sandy hook school shooting in connecticut. but the report includes the response to the theater shooting in aurora, colorado and the sikh temple shooting in wisconsin. red cross says throughout 2012, it opened more than 900 shelters and provided shelter to more than 100- thousand people forced from their homes. >> analysts say the 2012 holiday season was the worst financial crisis, with sales growth far below expectations. while chains like wal-mart and gap inc are thought to have done well, analysts expect much less from retailers such as barnes & noble and j-c penney. experts say the holiday slump is due in part to superstorm sandy and rising concern about the "fiscal cliff." 7 percent this holiday season compared with a 2 percent increase last year. >> making interstate phone calls could soon get cheaper. for prison
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inmates. prison calling systems are different than normal pay phones. a typical 15-minute conversation currently costs an average of 16- dollars. that's largely due to fees that call providers are allowed to charge prisoners in some states. in new york, where fees are banned, rates can go as low as 5-cents a minute. but in places like colorado, inmates get charged almost 90 cents a minute. the f-c-c is planning to reducing rates nation-wide. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. new laws are going in effect starting january 1st. we'll explain what some of those new laws are.
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>> our roof camera. let's check in with janu who
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>> good morning. we are looking at showers over the san jose. pretty cloudy. bay-area wide. left over sprinkles and there is a high surf and advisory. and tomorrow, it is going to be a chilly start. for next week, we are going to be dealing with showers on/off. still some showers that ours expected to clear. as for temperatures we will slowly see some temperatures are warming. 40 in san mateo and 40's to fremont as we go towards 10:00 a.m. will start to see some 50s indicated by the blue. still, 40's. if your headed out this evening they
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are going to go to the 40's with a cool night and a start temperatures are going to be in the 30's with a lot of temperatures below freezing. '20s through napa. just at the freezing mark in antioch and 29 degrees in livermore. very cool conditions expected tomorrow. with a mixture of 50s to los gatos. and for the inland valleys slightly cooler conditions livermore, concord. for the east bayshore. the expecting to see 50s through downtown san francisco. and also santa rosa as we take a look at the seven day to run the bay. we are expected to see dry conditions. monday,
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towards tuesday but the better chance will be on wednesday towards thursday. >> gov brown plans for 2013- oc. cg governor jerry brown is looking ahead at the second half of his term. in the past year he persuaded voters to pass his tax initiative. changes to the state's public pension system. now he wants to focus on improving the state's water-delivery system, and building the nation's first high-speed rail system. given his success in 20-12, brown says he's excited for the year to come. however, he says he also
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wants to make sure that state spending stays under control while new projects move forward. >> about three dozen protestors gathered at the consolate on arguello street just before sundown. many of them are indian expatriates and say something needs to be done to address women's rights in that country. preeti shekar, protest organizer this incident is one of many that have been going on and we are here to say that violence against women is something about it. manoj hergarwl protestor >>
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and i thought i should be herejust, as a guy, i feel so sad and it is shameful what has happened to this girl.> people without ties to india were moved to come to the vigil as well. >> marcia poole protestor ... >> the group presented a petition to the consulate to stop violence against women in india. a representative accepted brief statement regarding the incident. he said a special commision has been established to investigate the horrible crime. n.p. singh and, we are confident that the incident will prove to be a turning point. efforts are being made to bring the guilty to justice in a speedy way. thank you.> despite the words coming san franciscomany are worried that nothing will change in india. i'm jeff bush in san francisco, kron four news. >> with new laws. that you should know. our roof camera.
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brown says he's excited for with the new year - california will be getting akron four's philippe djegal highlights a few of them. and a reminder. snap-on her >> and also, a driver's license for illegals. some thousands of undocumented will be able to apply for a license this applies for those at the federal program of supporting illegal immigrants that came to the country and have not broken along will be able to get a license. >> also, the homeowner's bill of rights is meant to give homeowners more rights to battle for closure this will restrict dual track foreclosures when actors act as if they're working with the borrower and is still moving a forward with the foreclosure.
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>> also preventing public and private universities of students having to surrender their passports and user names on their social media websites. phillipe djegal, kron 4 news. >> if you're looking for something to do for this weekend we have still some of the great weekend events alsothe bay area's favorite way to ring in the new year. is always with kron 4. the biggest parties and spectacular fireworks. will all be on kron 4's new year's live show. it is hosted by catherine heenan and gary radnich. kron 4's - new year's live. starts at 11-30 on new years eve. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy
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>> these and princess will masquerade ball that is held
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and in the east bay, you can go to the professional and killed or the east bay in new year's party. dance the wall fcc fr more sensitive probs mig deep-- >> it is also known as just the east bay professional kille kprofessional guild..let's take a quick look the golden gate bridge. we will be right back.
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>> let us take a look out side with the golden gate andlet's check in with janu who has a look at our forecast. >> this widespread cloud coverage throughout the bay area. residual sprinkles that should taper off. mild temperatures. and for this evening, we will seek clearing skies. the cooling air. and taking a look at the stormtracker 4 still some scattered rain indicated by the green. the livermore valley and also as we go towards the next hour and not much rainfall. just cloudy conditions and for the afternoon. we are expected partial clearing but breaks of sunshine. with further clearing for the evening hours. as for temperatures it is 33 through santa rosa. and 42 degrees curley and daly city
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in. and that will bring us into the low 50s. 54 in napa, santa rosa. oakland, san mateo. and expected for the livermore valley. your full forecast, coming up. however, let us go back to reggie. >> people are getting ready for the behind the wheel this been set up in the bay area. the kron four morning news. india adams sings again >> this is the fight comparable. this begins
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against arizona state against navy. overcoming and with winning records. this is paid light- hunger bowl. >> :devils >> what is your prediction? >> 44-10. >> this is the 11th time that san francisco has hosted the craf kraft fight hunger bowl they are excited to see a football game to take place in froninside of a baseball came field. >> this is a dui checkpoint. there have been several set up and other spots include redwood city, pacifica,
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mountain view and san jose. if you are planning to go out you should consider public transportation. >> and a warning for repeat d u i offenders with a breathalyzer must be installed is a proposed legislature. >> if you already had one d.u.i., do should have thought about it. before getting behind the wheel. >> i do not think that it is unfair. they have the right to drive. and i think that it is -- not fair. >> i however think that it is a good idea after their second the you arthe ther are too many things happening these days a year according gotten a second dui. children are being killed.
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give them something to think about if you are going to drop get them to a designated driver card catch a cab, or walk. >> convicted d u i will have the option of having this installed or, their license will be suspended, and definitelin definitely....
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>> i watch your show i like your show but i'm not going to what it after this. >> it is that time of year. all of the different behaving badly subject i have covered and it is going to be a bumpy ride and many people think that i am number one. >> did you realize that you were supposed to yield? >> people living underneath the freeway, but how about living in side of the freeway? this man is living inside of the 280. yes, you
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heard me correct. this is near mira posa ave. and there was this ban of al cohol at the zazzle bay-to- breakers.. and this is the san francisco police and riot gear after the giants won. these so-called fans were throwing glass bottles. to get you to this point, let me show you. about right here. and a word of advice if you're going to go to a strip club in the middle of the afternoon? you might want to take off your work best. >> when did you start drinking? >> 1:30 >> was the one:the 30 this
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morning? >> not only did he ignore the officer he was cutting across all lanes of traffic. and he was running from the police! (sirens) >> this park has zero tolerance for alcohol. >> she was issued a ticket and these all had to be dumped out. >> this is a headstone. where three bodies were entombed in the oldest was from the 1930's. they tried to break into all three of them and they only got the one on the right side, open. >> let's face it, we all forget things and this woman forgot it that her purse was and the back seat of her car. this driver for got the note texting law. and in the process shoes also for getting to hold onto the steering wheel. and she also forgot again. you
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are looking at video of three men dumping furniture on richmond in broad daylight. it is 2:5:05 p.m. >> these dogs are playing in the water at pond late - p ink lake however, this lake pine lake does not or allow dogs to swim here. >> this car was doing 80 mi. per hour and a 65 mph and take a look! >> go to the right and exit the freeway. >> need i say more? >> this is a ticket for throwing a cigarette out the window.
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>> put the camera down. >> put the camera down because you have been watching women. >> when it rains? people are putting their driving skills out the window. >> now you should have had enough time to finish your food this man was throwing fecal matter on to this other man, that got into his eyes, face, and in his mouth! >> if you want a big ticket? you can do with this. >> you were passing the school bus. >> there seems to be a magic button inside everybody's vehicle that gives them the right to defy the law is called the " however you want " button. >> i got all caught behaving badly. >> and also, my passenger got caught behaving badly. , and i put my go pro
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camera to catch a thief. >> yes, they are celebrating the world series victory. but i am not here to watch the parade of i am here to watch people behaving badly. and i cannot wait until i see what 2013 brings. stanley roberts, kron 4. >> thank-you, stanley. and here, we are going to speak with india adams and outspoken about iand even sang with joan crawford...
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that's entertainment... a bit of joan crawford. before that, it was other hollywood greats we are talking about indiadams she was what was known as a ghost singer. she was actually singing for these stores for these classic films. she is here. she was here acquiescing for these -- stores. and these stars-- >> and i sang for " the bandwagon ". >> i did not able i was not
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able to sing on screen? >> did that bother you?. but now, no. >> did you understand or does that bother you now? >> it does not bother me now. >> were you able to meet joan crawford? >> yes. >> joan crawford was actually very warm and she what it takes me back to her dressing room. and she was very, warm. >> she did not seem to be upset that you were singing for her? >> she actually did mind. but she wrote me an incredible letter that she was hoping that she could do just as good of acting as i did on singing. and it when
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i read a letter i thought that who has written this, this was a joke. but it was actually from her. >> many people say that she was also great with mildred pierce. i think joan crawford was often at nice to people and she was nice to clark gable. she had had long affair with him. along and lucky her attonight at 7:00pm sunday, 4:00pm *special holiday matinee! for more information go to the rrazz room . com ibm on next to last before the close it-i and the next to last act. >> right here on and van ness. it will be a
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reopening, at the amc theater on the second four i am very excited. >> and also people talking about becoming back i could be also possibly be working with you. >> what type of things could be we expect him from what you would be performing? >> since i'm more of a cole porter/rogers and hammerstein/lerner and lowe >> a lot of great show tunes and i love my show a wide variety. >> isn't that fabulous. but in the longevity. just loving it and wanting to do it. >> and a rally, there is no reason why you cannot sing forever. >> you looked amazing. >> and really, thank you, and i cannot wait to hear the show tunes, the stores,
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and great standards. >> it is autobiographical.. >> and tonight at 7:00 p.m., tomorrow at 4:00 p.m. which is perfect for a holiday matinee. www.rrazroom.com they are keeping the show business going and we need to get online and support arts. >> and india adams, it was great to meet you. >> and how about this, les miserable i did not expect a lot and gershwin girl.i didn't expect a lot from the movie version of les miserables. sure, i'd seen th play like many, and some of the music is beautiful.burt when i--but when i heard director tom
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hooper who did my favorite film of last year, the king's speech, took this one on and was making it with live music sung straight through during the filming, i was skeptical. well, i'm happy to say this movie is exciting, smart, visual and often gorgeous. the man who holds it all together is hugh jackman, a performance worth of an oscar. everyone behof has when honda crowe, who downplays revenge, but this was probably an actor's choice. this is a cinematic experience, one not to miss. feels that folds of the window you could have ended to me in the window sill o four hats. wahl's winners argo, lincoln, the intouchables, any day now, hope springs bernie
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think you so much, india we will see you at the thank you ..we will see you at the razz room.... >> janu: we will see 50s mainly for today. if you're going to go to the sierras? mostly cloudy conditions and the highs will be below freezing. take a look at the lows, just seven degrees and it to below zero on a sunday. it is going to be recalled. as we take a look relate -- co. with your 7 day overall to the bay. we could have showers pressing through the will stick to the north of us. a better chance of showers on wednesday. we will be right
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in southern california.preparations for the 124th annual rose parade on tuesday are in full bloom. volunteers are getting the impressive floats parade- ready before showtime on new year's day. >> this year's doctor seuss-inspired theme is "oh, the places you'll go!" the floats all feature fresh and dried flowers. some get creative, using ingredients like rice and seaweed. besides the colorful floats, about two dozen marching bands from all over the the parade. >> you have to get out there really early. and it is a great one to see. >> we will see you tonight at 8:00 p.m. thats kron 4 news weekend for this saturday morning. i'm reggie kumar. for all of us thanks for watching.
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